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Primary Care Providers Win Challenge of CMS Interpretation of Enhanced Payment Law

With the help and support of the Tennessee Medical Association, 21 Tennessee physicians of underserved communities joined together and retained Bass, Berry & Sims to file suit against the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to stop improper collection efforts. Our team, led by David King, was successful in halting efforts to recoup TennCare payments that were used legitimately to expand services in communities that needed them. Read more

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Healthcare Transactions: Year in Review 2018Last year, CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) announced it would purchase health insurer Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) for $67.5 billion, a transaction that would be one of the biggest healthcare mergers in the past decade. The transaction raises an intriguing question: is this the beginning of a transformational shift in healthcare?

Recently, members of our healthcare group authored the Healthcare Transactions: Year in Review outlining 2017 M&A activity and drivers in the following hot healthcare sectors:

• Managed Care
• Hospitals
• Post-Acute Care—Home Health & Hospice
• Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs)
• Healthcare Information Technology (HIT)
• Behavioral Health
• Physician Practice Management

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Brian Irving

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Nashville
(615) 742-7769 TEL
(615) 248-4077 FAX

Brian Irving

Associate

Nashville
(615) 742-7769 TEL
(615) 248-4077 FAX
Nashville
(615) 742-7769 TEL
(615) 248-4077 FAX

An associate in the firm's Litigation & Dispute Resolution Practice Group, Brian Irving counsels clients in civil litigation and government investigations, focusing on healthcare fraud, managed care, securities fraud, and business disputes. Brian's clients span a variety of industries, including healthcare, pharmaceuticals, and food services.

Brian's practice includes:

  • Healthcare Fraud & Abuse – representing healthcare providers in litigation under the False Claims Act and investigations by the Department of Justice, United States Attorneys' Offices, and the Office of Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services.
  • Managed Care Disputes – representing hospitals and healthcare providers in civil litigation and arbitration of payment disputes with third-party payors.
  • Securities Fraud Investigations – representing corporate defendants in Securities and Exchange Commission investigations and enforcement proceedings arising from alleged violations of federal securities laws.

Prior to joining Bass, Berry & Sims, Brian served as a law clerk to the Honorable Bobby E. Shepherd on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Brian earned his law degree from Vanderbilt Law School and received a B.A. in philosophy from Yale University. From 2008-2010, Brian played professional baseball with the San Francisco Giants organization.

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Vanderbilt Law Review – Articles Editor

Law Clerk to Hon. Bobby E. Shepherd, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit (2014-2015)

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